Type of Notification
regular notification
Date of Distribution
2019.01.23
WTO Country
Agency Responsible
Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine
Notified Document Details
<p style="margin:2px !important;">Draft Order of the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine «On approval of requirements for coffee extracts and chicory extracts»</p>
ICS Code
Covered Products
<p style="margin:2px !important;">Coffee extract, soluble coffee extract, soluble coffee, instant coffee, chicory extract, soluble chicory, instant chicory.</p>
Description of Content

The Draft Order establishes requirements on labelling of coffee extracts and chicory extracts to ensure proper awareness of consumers (users) and aimed to prevent business practice, misleading consumers. The requirements apply for coffee extracts and chicory extracts intended for human consumption,except for "café torrefacto soluble".

The Draft Order also provides a transitional period until 1 January 2023 for coffee extracts and chicory extracts, which were placed or will be placed on the market by 1 January 2023. The placement of that coffee extracts and chicory extracts on the market cannot be prohibited or limited due to the failure to comply with all or certain provisions of the requirements approved by this draft order before the expiration of products validity.

Objectives & Rationale
<p style="margin:2px !important;"><span style="font-face: Verdana;"><span lang="EN-GB">The Draft Order aims for harmonization of Ukrainian legislation with the legislation of the European Union, </span></span><span style="font-face: Verdana;"><span lang="EN-GB">in particular the </span><span lang="EN-GB">Directive 1999/4/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 22 February 1999 relating to coffee extracts and chicory extracts</span></span><span style="font-face: Verdana;"><span lang="EN-GB">.<br /></span></span></p> <p style="margin:2px !important;"> </p> <p style="margin:2px !important;"> </p>
Relevant Documents
  • Directive 1999/4/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 22 February 1999 relating to coffee extracts and chicory extracts.
Final Date of Comments
2019.03.24
Contact Details
The text is available at the official web-site of the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine: http://minagro.gov.ua/uk/regulatory?nid=26733
Document Online Link (EN)
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